Figure 7-17.-Wearing of large medals.
Figure 7-18.-Wearing of miniature medals.
properly. Even new, properly fitted uniforms will
Clean and store unused uniforms in elastic, air-
not continue to look their best or keep their shape
tight bags. For maximum preservation, place a
unless you properly care for them. Carrying large
small packet of desiccant (drying agent) inside the
or heavy items in your pockets quickly destroys
plastic bag with the uniform.
the shape of your uniform. When not wearing
You may find that the plating on your buttons
your uniform, you should store it on a hanger.
wears off. When this happens the copper base